The table below looks at the statistics for Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Signal Processing
Rank 159 166 159
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.027% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.033% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £52,500 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.11% -33.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +8.12%
Signal Processing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2928 3074 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.54% 83.56% 83.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1832 1990 1631
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the Scotland region.

Signal Processing Salary Trend in Scotland

Signal Processing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Signal Processing Salary Histogram in Scotland

Signal Processing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 4 £22,500 -
Highlands - 2 £52,500 -
Signal Processing
UK

Signal Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Signal Processing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Signal Processing.

1 6 (66.67%) C
2 5 (55.56%) Firmware
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Digital Signal Processing
2 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (22.22%) Physics
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Avionics
5 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
5 2 (22.22%) Wind River
5 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
5 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) VectorCAST
5 2 (22.22%) VxWorks
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Military
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) EMC

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Signal Processing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Signal Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (22.22%) VectorCAST
2 1 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
1 2 (22.22%) Military
1 2 (22.22%) Avionics
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Real Time Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Firmware Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) OpenGL
1 1 (11.11%) DirectX
1 1 (11.11%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
2 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Physics
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) VxWorks
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
1 5 (55.56%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
2 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) OOD
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) Ada
5 1 (11.11%) Tcl
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Wind River
2 1 (11.11%) EMC